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Meier Genealogy & History

Meier genealogy is widespread in the English, Dutch, French, German, and Swiss worlds, though the specific spelling "Meier" is German. Alternate spellings are many and include Mair, Mayer, Meijer, and Meyer. The name derives from the very common Latin word "magnus", meaning "great", which could denote a notable or especially prominent person. It had a long history as a nickname or semi-official title, then came into use as a given name, and eventually became a surname. As an occupational surname, it referred to the leading citizen of a location, the "mayor". Meier family history in the United States extends back to at least the early eighteenth century.


Meier Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Abner Meier-- --, 1895October ,1972IL
Babbetta Meier-- --, 1910August ,1982NJ
C June Meier-- --, 1914May 15,1998TX
Daisy Meier-- --, 1897August ,1982OH

Meier Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Marjorie Meier-- --, 1929January 4,1997Churchville,NY
F Robert Meier-- --, 1916July 9,1996Cincinnati,OH
Gabriel Meier-- --, 1917January ,1986Winona,MN
H Richard Meier-- --, 1934December 3,2004Las Vegas,NV

Meier Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Eric MeierHeather GaySeptember 27,2003Wake, NC
Mark MeierMattie ClaytonMay 1,1982Wake, NC
Oliver MeierSusan BranchFebruary 29,1996Wake, NC
Kevin MeierMicah HillsMay 21,2001Wichita, TX

Most Common Surnames After Meier

959th: Bright960th: Li
961st: Ortega962nd: Law
963rd: Ritchie964th: Craft
965th: Padilla966th: Costa
967th: Hastings968th: Lin

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